Mother Courage and Her children

Mother Courage and Her Children (1986) was a theatre production by The Norwegian Theatre, based on the play by Bertolt Brecht, with music by Paul Dessau. The production was staged at the theatre's main stage.

German Peter Palitzsch directed it.

Liv Ullmann interpreted the title role.

The stage designer was Arne Walentin. This was his last assignment as steadily employed stage designer at The Norwegian Theatre. At the time, he had been responsible for stage design for 212 productions at the theatre.


(Objekt ID 42572)
Object type Production
Premiere April 11, 1986
Produced by The Norwegian Theatre
Based on Mother Courage and Her Children by Bertolt Brecht
Audience Adults
Audience size 17914
Number of events 43
Language Norwegian Nynorsk
Expressions Political Theatre, Musical theatre, Theatre
Running period April 11, 1986  


Einar Dahl's private archive, donated by Einar Dahl, 02.11.2014

Performance dates
April 11, 1986Hovudscenen – Opening night